Essex Architecture Weekend ‘The Modernist County’

Radical Essex is presenting a weekend-long programme of events to celebrate the county’s pioneering role in twentieth century architecture. The two-day festival will provide unique access to three key sites – the Bata Estate in East Tilbury, Frinton-on-Sea and Silver End village... View Article

100% Design announces features and installations for 2016

100% Design, the UK’s largest design trade show, today 25 August announces its line-up of specially commissioned installations and features, reflecting both conceptually and physically this year’s theme of ‘experience’. Each installation will play on the senses to map a... View Article

See it first at the Timber Expo

With the most important event in the timber industry’s calendar just around the corner, some of the sectors biggest brands have released details of exciting new product launches at Timber Expo in October. Among those launching new products is Owatrol.... View Article

Clear Architects shortlisted for the Structural Timber Awards

Loughton-based Clear Architects has been shortlisted for the Structural Timber Awards in the ‘Best New Build’ category for its residential project 40 Hill Road in Theydon Bois, Essex. Clear Architects, a RIBA-chartered practice based on the Essex borders, transformed a... View Article

SoilsCon 2016 – Soil use and management

Following the success last October of the inaugural soils conference organised by soil scientist and landscape consultant Tim O’Hare, SoilsCon 2016 on Wednesday, 5 October, will provide landscape architects, housebuilders, developers, engineers and landscape contractors with practical knowledge, ideas and solutions... View Article

Sleep Set designers reveal their visions for hotel tribes

This year, Sleep has pioneered a collaboration of international design talent and social scientists that will transform the way hotels and designers think about the spaces they create. Now, the first intriguing glimpses into the initial work have been revealed,... View Article

European Hotel Design Awards 2016 finalists announced

Following a preliminary round of voting, the finalists for the European Hotel Design Awards 2016 have been announced. Ranging from a newbuild resort designed in the style of an authentic Mallorcan village, to the conversion of five canal houses to... View Article

The experience of good design – 100% Design

100% Design, the UK’s largest trade show dedicated to design, is this year partnering with the Design Museum to provide an engaging experience for all visitors. The UK’s largest design trade show, 100% Design, returns to Olympia London from 21-24... View Article

Twenty projects shortlisted for Wood Awards 2016

Twenty of Britain’s best architectural designs in wood have been featured on this year’s Wood Awards shortlist. The shortlisted schemes are divided into five sections – Commercial, Education & Public, Private, Interiors and Small projects. Some of the projects are St Clare’s... View Article

Announcing Dubai design week 2016

Dubai is set to further establish its status as a cutting-edge, vibrant global design hub with the return of Dubai Design Week this October. Last year’s inaugural citywide event attracted design aficionados, designers, architects and thought leaders from over 150 of the... View Article

Success for PegasusLife at Housing Design Awards 2016

PegasusLife has won a prestigious award at the 2016 Housing Design Awards for its development, Hampstead Green Place in North London. The HAPPI awards champion developments that offer excellence in housing for older people and reflect the recommendations of the... View Article